Acton, Massachusetts, USA (Nagog Woods) (South Acton) - 32. ACTON. [Pop. 1,121. Inc. 1735.]
Acton, from its settlement in 1656, till its incorporation, was apart of Concord.
The soil is uneven and not fertile, yet the chief resource of the inhabitants is agriculture.
Barrels are the only article manufactured to any considerable amount.
Distance from Concord, 5 miles; from Boston, 21.
An Elementary Geography for Massachusetts Children by William Bentley Fowle and Asa Fitz, 1845
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